These are some of this Thursday’s top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen from Wall St. research calls.
American Water Works Co. Inc. (NYSE: AWK) cut to Neutral at Citigroup.
Angie’s List Inc. (NASDAQ: ANGI) started as Overweight at Piper Jaffray.
Big Lots Inc. (NYSE: BIG) raised to Hold from Sell at Deutsche Bank, cut to Hold at Canaccord Genuity and cut to Underperform at Raymond James.
Clean Harbors Inc. (NYSE: CLH) raised to Outperform at Baird.
DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA) cut to Hold at Deutsche Bank.
Hertz Global Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HTZ) named Bull of the Day at Zacks Investment Research.
Logitech International S.A. (NASDAQ: LOGI) named Bear of the Day as smartphones are eating up its peripheral sales, according to Zacks Investment Research.
Mellanox Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX) raised to Outperform at JMP Securities.
Nanometrics Inc. (NASDAQ: NANO) started as Buy with $20 target at Canaccord Genuity.
New York Community Bancorp Inc. (NYSE: NYCB) raised to Outperform at KBW.
SAP A.G. (NYSE: SAP) raised to Overweight at HSBC.
SandRidge Energy Inc. (NYSE: SD) cut to Underperform at BMO.
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